- Encounter broke out in Srinagar's Nowgam between terrorists & security forces
- One terrorist has been neutralized in the encounter
- Terrorists of terror outfit LeT/TRF outfit involved in killing of Sarpanch Sameer Bhat trapped
Nowgam encounter: An encounter started between the security forces and the terrorists in the Nowgam area of Srinagar on Wednesday (March 16), informed the Jammu and Kashmir police.
"Encounter has started in Nowgam area of Srinagar. Police and security forces operation underway," Kashmir Zone Police said in a Tweet.
So far, three terrorists have been neutralized in the encounter at the Nowgam area of Srinagar district.
"Terrorists of proscribed terror outfit LeT/TRF outfit involved in the recent killing of Khanmoh’s Sarpanch Sameer Bhat also trapped in Nowgam encounter in Srinagar", informed IGP Kashmir Vijay Kumar.
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